College Application Links & Resources

College and Careers

Naviance Family Connection is Santa Catalina's online college counseling website and a valuable resource for parents and students as they navigate the college application process. A personal password is required to access Family Connection. Junior students and their parents have received their passwords. You can also log in as a guest. The guest password is "Cougar."

College Answer College search with information on testing, application, financial aid, and tips for parents. offers college admission tips and insider secrets about planning for college, applying for college, financial aid, admission essays, college interviews, and more.

College Board College search with testing information, links to PROFILE and financial aid resources.

Colleges That Changes Lives A nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement and support of a student-centered college search process.

College View Campus web tours.

The Common Application One application form for more than 600 colleges.

Go College Admission, financial aid, and college survival guide.

FairTest provides a list of SAT/ACT optional four-year universities. A comprehensive directory of merit and academic scholarships from colleges across the country.

Peterson’s College search with information on testing and financial aid.

SimpleTuition offers tips, advice, interactive tools, and deals to ensure students plan better for the cost of college, pay less for college-related expenses, and are smarter about how they manage and pay back their student loans.

US News and World Report College rankings from U.S. News and World Report with admission information.

Virtual Campus Tours Campus web tours.

College Athletics

NCAA — National Collegiate Athletic Association




TOEFL Test of English as a Foreign Language

Financial Planning

54 Ways to Save Money

College Savings Calculator

Creating Your Budget (Worksheet and Tips)

Repayment Estimator